Swedish automotive safety supplier Autoliv Inc has appointed Magnus Jarlegren as the next President of Autoliv Europe.

Jarlegren is currently Executive Vice President, Operations, and he will succeed Frithjof Oldorff who is leaving to pursue new opportunities.

Mikael Bratt, President and CEO of Autoliv, said: “I thank Frithjof for his contributions over the past four years and wish him well. Magnus’s operational excellence experience will be valuable in driving Autoliv Europe forward in a challenging market environment.”

Jarlegren brings “extensive experience” from leading development and change management in global operations and driving operational excellence, Autoliv says.

His appointment will be effective from 1 June 2023.